The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 110 94 82
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -12
Contract jobs citing Middleware 36 27 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.14% 1.13% 1.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.75% 4.11% 6.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 14 30
Average daily rate
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£310 £414 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.07% +10.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £506 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £29.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+27.73% -33.88%
Middleware
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
960 657 694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 30.52% 27.41% 30.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 662 412 421
Average daily rate £350 £314 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.55% +4.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 28
Average hourly rate £40.00 £31.00 £43.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -28.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Middleware across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Middleware across the Yorkshire region.

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Middleware across the Yorkshire region.

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Middleware
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Middleware Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -19 25 £310 -27.05% 7
South Yorkshire -7 12 £320 +4.06% 3
North Yorkshire - 3 £305 - 1
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Middleware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Middleware.

1 23 (36.51%) SOA
2 21 (33.33%) Finance
3 16 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 15 (23.81%) Oracle
5 12 (19.05%) Java
5 12 (19.05%) Web Services
5 12 (19.05%) Oracle Fusion
5 12 (19.05%) Oracle Database
6 11 (17.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 11 (17.46%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (17.46%) XML
6 11 (17.46%) SOAP
6 11 (17.46%) JMS
7 10 (15.87%) XSLT
7 10 (15.87%) ITIL
7 10 (15.87%) Linux
7 10 (15.87%) HTML
7 10 (15.87%) REST
7 10 (15.87%) Oracle Service Bus
8 9 (14.29%) JBoss
8 9 (14.29%) CSS
8 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 8 (12.70%) Windows
9 8 (12.70%) .NET
9 8 (12.70%) BPEL
10 7 (11.11%) WebSphere
10 7 (11.11%) TDD
10 7 (11.11%) IBM
10 7 (11.11%) CRM

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Middleware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Middleware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (17.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (15.87%) Oracle Service Bus
3 9 (14.29%) JBoss
4 7 (11.11%) WebSphere
5 6 (9.52%) WebLogic
6 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.59%) CICS
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle BPEL
7 1 (1.59%) IIS
7 1 (1.59%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) VoIP
2 3 (4.76%) Internet
3 2 (3.17%) MPLS
3 2 (3.17%) OSPF
3 2 (3.17%) BGP
3 2 (3.17%) EIGRP
3 2 (3.17%) VRRP
3 2 (3.17%) Firewall
3 2 (3.17%) VPN
3 2 (3.17%) SSL
3 2 (3.17%) FWSM
3 2 (3.17%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (3.17%) HSRP
4 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.05%) Oracle Database
2 11 (17.46%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.94%) DB2
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.59%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.59%) MySQL
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Eclipse
1 5 (7.94%) Jasmine
2 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.17%) Toad
2 2 (3.17%) NUnit
2 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.17%) Valgrind
2 2 (3.17%) Gerrit
2 2 (3.17%) Redmine
3 1 (1.59%) JConsole
General
1 21 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Retail
3 2 (3.17%) Back Office
4 1 (1.59%) Electronics
4 1 (1.59%) Advertising
4 1 (1.59%) Games
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (33.33%) Developer
2 10 (15.87%) Architect
3 7 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Consultant
6 4 (6.35%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) CRM Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Middleware Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Oracle Consultant
7 3 (4.76%) Administrator
8 2 (3.17%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (3.17%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.17%) SQL Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Ab Initio Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.17%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.05%) Web Services
1 12 (19.05%) Oracle Fusion
2 11 (17.46%) XML
2 11 (17.46%) SOAP
2 11 (17.46%) JMS
3 10 (15.87%) XSLT
3 10 (15.87%) HTML
3 10 (15.87%) REST
4 9 (14.29%) CSS
5 8 (12.70%) .NET
6 6 (9.52%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (9.52%) Hibernate
6 6 (9.52%) Spring
6 6 (9.52%) RESTful
7 5 (7.94%) jQuery
7 5 (7.94%) Ajax
7 5 (7.94%) JSTL
7 5 (7.94%) WSRP
7 5 (7.94%) Spring MVC
7 5 (7.94%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.76%) Streaming Video
3 2 (3.17%) E-Learning
3 2 (3.17%) STB
3 2 (3.17%) DTV
3 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.17%) Reference Data
3 2 (3.17%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.17%) DataPower
4 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.59%) User Experience
4 1 (1.59%) NHS
4 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.59%) VSAM
4 1 (1.59%) Replication
4 1 (1.59%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.87%) Linux
2 8 (12.70%) Windows
3 6 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (6.35%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (4.76%) UNIX
5 3 (4.76%) AIX
5 3 (4.76%) zOS
6 2 (3.17%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.59%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (36.51%) SOA
2 16 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.87%) ITIL
4 8 (12.70%) BPEL
5 7 (11.11%) TDD
5 7 (11.11%) CRM
5 7 (11.11%) Project Management
6 6 (9.52%) Service Management
6 6 (9.52%) Open Source
7 5 (7.94%) BDD
7 5 (7.94%) B2B
7 5 (7.94%) MVC
7 5 (7.94%) TOGAF
7 5 (7.94%) Scrum
7 5 (7.94%) Software Engineering
7 5 (7.94%) Integration Testing
8 4 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.35%) Change Management
8 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.35%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
2 12 (19.05%) Java
3 6 (9.52%) Shell Script
4 5 (7.94%) C++
4 5 (7.94%) C
4 5 (7.94%) XPath
5 4 (6.35%) Bash Shell
5 4 (6.35%) SQL
6 3 (4.76%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.76%) Perl
6 3 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.76%) Embedded C++
6 3 (4.76%) Lua
7 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.17%) Python
8 1 (1.59%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.59%) JCL
8 1 (1.59%) AWK
8 1 (1.59%) Korn
8 1 (1.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) CCIE
1 2 (3.17%) CCSP
1 2 (3.17%) CCNP
1 2 (3.17%) CISSP
1 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) RACF
1 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.59%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 7 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.59%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.59%) Nagios
2 1 (1.59%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (1.59%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.59%) Cacti
2 1 (1.59%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.59%) Puppet
2 1 (1.59%) Opsview
2 1 (1.59%) Graphite
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) Oracle
2 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.11%) IBM
4 6 (9.52%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.76%) Google
6 2 (3.17%) Ab Initio
6 2 (3.17%) VMware
6 2 (3.17%) Cisco
7 1 (1.59%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.59%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.59%) Aruba
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